|Jerauld County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
South Dakota's location in the U.S.
533 sq mi (1,380 km²)
530 sq mi (1,372 km²)
3 sq mi (7 km²), 0.51%
2/sq mi (1/km²)
|Time zone||Central: UTC-6/-5|
The county is divided into fourteen townships: Alpena, Anina, Blaine, Chery, Crow, Crow Lake, Franklin, Harmony, Logan, Marlar, Media, Pleasant, Viola, Wessington Springs, and one area of unorganized territory: Dale.
Adjacent Counties Edit
- Beadle County - northeast
- Sanborn County - east
- Aurora County - south
- Brule County - southwest
- Buffalo County - west
- Hand County - northwest
As of the census2 of 2000, there were 2,295 people, 987 households, and 651 families residing in the county. The population density was 2/km² (4/sq mi). There were 1,167 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 99.00% White, 0.57% Native American, 0.13% Asian, and 0.31% from two or more races. 0.31% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 987 households out of which 24.30% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.40% were married couples living together, 6.30% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.00% were non-families. 31.30% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.70% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.85.
In the county, the population was spread out with 21.40% under the age of 18, 6.90% from 18 to 24, 19.80% from 25 to 44, 26.20% from 45 to 64, and 25.60% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 98.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.00 males.
Cities and towns Edit
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